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One year since the launch of the Designated Divorce Centre, how are we and our clients faring? Has the court service met expectations? This Family Section seminar will give you an opportunity to look back over the last year to reflect, review and make suggestions.
We commission exclusive articles from leading practitioners and commentators, on all areas of family law and practice
Oxfordshire County Council’s legal team could be saying a permanent goodbye to filing after successfully completing their first ‘paperless’ case.
In the second installment on emotional health for lawyers, Julian Hall takes a look at the behaviours that undermine our sense of wellbeing
Tony Roe offers a reminder on the importance of full and frank disclosure in the light of the Panama Papers leak
Schedule 1 claims are on the rise and they have a broader application than many practitioners realise. Samantha Hillas and Ros Bever provide a practical guide
In the second installment of a two-part feature, in conversation with Elizabeth Noone, Lord Wilson discusses the role of the child in court proceedings, transparency in the family courts, access to justice, and diversity in the profession
As a Section member, you're entitled to four webinars as part of your membership, available live and on-demand
The webinar will cover the key themes and issues necessary to operate in this area of work, focussing on children who are subject to public law proceedings and children in the care system as opposed to private law proceedings. Find out more
This webinar details the way in which pensions can be treated on divorce to the advantage of your clients, including the new pension freedoms and recent state pensions changes.
The Law Society’s Library lists precedents for a deed varying the terms of a consent order
The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service outlines the approach a firm should take to comply with customer due dilligence obligations as required by the Money Laundering Regulations 2007
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Resolution conference hears of relunctance to embrace new terminology.
News that solicitors are acting as McKenzie friends will fuel the debate over unqualified advisers.
Trade association says solicitors can provide cheaper services by practising as McKenzie friends.
Sports broadcaster Gary Lineker accuses lawyers of creating hatred between divorcing couples.